- Is saying "just" just demeaning? businessinsider.com/former-google-… 42 minutes ago
- I know I said we were broke but there's a spare £1bn up here for inheritance tax. http://t.co/07Nop06tNX 57 minutes ago
- RT @Jodatu: Everything You Wanted To Know About Productivity, But Were Afraid To Ask ... wp.me/p4nKAS-Nh via @Jodatu #Wimbledon 1 hour ago
- RT @prospect_uk: Vicky Pryce "Greece should probably never have joined the euro" read the full article here prospectmagazine.co.uk/world/greek-cr… @IamVick… 1 hour ago
- RT @guardian: Tax credits in Tory sights on budget day trib.al/rsLmKt9 1 hour ago
- RT @guardian: Firms paying poor wages are the real benefit cheats trib.al/C5w9VH8 1 hour ago
- @HR_Gem You've done it already. Well done. 1 hour ago
- @jdportes Thought it was supposed to be for reducing the deficit. Doesn't work if you spend it again. 1 hour ago
- RT @jdportes: Seems reasonable. After all, if you cut £12 billion from welfare, you have to do something with the money.. https://t.co/zxlq… 1 hour ago
- @HR_Gem Won't it be more like dust in this heat? All the best for it anyway. 1 hour ago
- RT @alaindebotton: What America might have looked like if the Europeans hadn't got there. http://t.co/6fCUPBjYfR 1 hour ago
- "American independence in 1776 was a monumental mistake." vox.com/2015/7/2/88848… says @dylanmatt #July4 2 hours ago
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- The rise or fall of management
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- Work-shy dole scroungers – so last century
- How big a problem is the UK’s public debt?
- Is a £12bn welfare cut achievable? Only with a big pay rise!
- Trash Can Radio
- What will your powerhouse do for you?
- Inequality in the UK
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- How different is Scotland?
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Monthly Archives: December 2011
Signs of what McKinsey called “The Great Rebalancing” are all around us. I smiled when I read about the messages of solidarity sent by Egyptians to the Occupy protesters in Europe and the USA. Time was when students in cold … Continue reading
Austerity, it seems, means that more of us are staying at home this Christmas and making our own fun. According to the Telegraph’s Harry Wallop, sales of board games are up this year, and they are especially popular among 7 … Continue reading
Today is the Winter Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere. To be more accurate, it was at 5.30 this morning, London time. That’s the point when the sun reached the Tropic of Capricorn, its furthest point away from us. Today is … Continue reading
A hospital doctor has been awarded a record £4.5m for sex and race discrimination by an employment tribunal. It is an enormous amount of money but, according to the tribunal report, the employer’s behaviour was enormously bad. So bad that … Continue reading
Last week, in the pub, a friend of mine was reflecting on her recent consultancy assignments. From the outside, all the companies she worked for seemed to epitomise corporate excellence, with their gleaming headquarters and slick public images. Yet, once … Continue reading
Yesterday’s rise in unemployment took the total to a seventeen year high but the 128,000 rise over the last quarter hides something just as significant. Over the same period, the number of employees fell by 252,000. Much of the difference between … Continue reading
David Cameron claimed to be protecting British business and, especially, the City when he wielded his veto at the EU summit on Friday. You might, then, have expected him to return home to a rapturous welcome from bankers and business … Continue reading